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by McCall, Nathan, author
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Examining the complexities of the problems of black youths from an insider's perspective, an African-American journalist recalls his own troubled childhood, his rehabilitation while in prison, and his successful Washington Post career. Reprint. 150,000 first printing. The author remembers his journey from a working class African American neighborhood to prison to a prestigious position on the Washington Post
Topics: Modern fiction, Journalists, Biography & Autobiography, Biography / Autobiography, United...
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by Stein, Murray, 1943-
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 237-238) and index
Topics: Jung, C. G. (Carl Gustav), 1875-1961, Jung, C. G. (Carl Gustav), 1875-1961, Jung, C. G. (Carl...
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by David R. Hawkins
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Topics: Consciousness., Kinesiology., Human behavior.
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by Dangarembga, Tsitsi
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"This U.S. edition first published in 1989 by Seal Press"--T.p. verso
Topic: Women
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by Chase, Truddi; Phillips, Robert A. (Robert Archer), 1942-
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"A Jove book."
Topics: Chase, Truddi, Multiple personality, Adult child abuse victims, Adult child abuse victims, Child...
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by Oliver, Mary, 1935-
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"A Harvest original."
Topics: English language, American poetry, English poetry, Poetry
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by Murakami Haruki
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Topics: Literary, Fiction, Fiction - General, Fiction / Literary, Historical - General
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by Thomas Scanlon
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Topics: Right and wrong, Judgment (Ethics)
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by Frank, Katherine
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 537-544) and index
Topics: Gandhi, Indira, 1917-1984, Gandhi, Indira, Prime ministers, Biographie
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by hooks, bell, 1952-
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"A visionary and accessible book, bell hooks's All About Love offers radical new ways to think about love. Here, hooks, one of our most acute social critics, takes the themes that put her on the map - the relationship between love and sexuality, and the interconnectedness between the public and the private - and challenges the prevailing notion that romantic love is more important than all other bonds." "All About Love is a blueprint for finding myriad types of love, which hold...
Topics: Love, Feminist ethics, Feminist ethics, Love
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by Santiago, Esmeralda; Santiago, Esmeralda. Almost a woman
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Continued by: Almost a woman
Topics: Reading Level-Grade 11, Reading Level-Grade 12
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by Patricia Mccormick
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Topics: Social Issues - Sexual Abuse, Social Issues - General, General, Juvenile Fiction, Children's Books...
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by Steven D. Levitt
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Topics: Economics -- Psychological aspects, Economics -- Sociological aspects
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by Gardner, Eldon J. (Eldon John), 1909-1989; Snustad, D. Peter, joint author
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Includes bibliographies and index
Topics: Genetics, Génétique, Genetica, Genetics
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by Hosseini, Khaled
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Topics: Reading Level-Grade 8, Reading Level-Grade 9, Reading Level-Grade 10, Reading Level-Grade 11,...
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by Sledge, E. B. (Eugene Bondurant), 1923-
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Originally published: Novato, Calif. : Presidio Press, 1981
Topics: Sledge, E. B. (Eugene Bondurant), 1923-, United States. Marine Corps. Regiment, 5th. Battalion,...
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by Morrison, Toni
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Published also by New American Library, Plume, Vintage and Penguin
Topics: Reading Level-Grade 9, Reading Level-Grade 10, Reading Level-Grade 11, Reading Level-Grade 12
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by Stella Adler
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Topic: Acting
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by Murakami, Haruki, 1949-
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925 pages ; 24 cm
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Topics: Man-woman relationships -- Fiction, FICTION -- Dystopian, FICTION -- Literary, FICTION -- Magical...
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by Achebe, Chinua; Innes, Catherine Lynette
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A collection of stories by African writers which deal with life and customs in African society
Topics: Short stories, African (English), Short stories, African, Manners and customs, Short stories,...
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Includes bibliographical references and index
Topics: Architecture, Architecture, Bouwkunst
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by Watts, Alan, 1915-1973; Huang, Al Chung-liang
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Bibliography: p. 129-134
Topics: Taoism, Chinese language
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by Brian Friel
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by Chernow, Ron
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [780]-788) and index
Topics: Hamilton, Alexander, 1757-1804, Statesmen
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by Kotter, John P., 1947-
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Pt. 1. The change problem and its solution. Transforming organizations : why firms fail -- Successful change and the force that drives it -- pt. 2. The eight-stage process. Establishing a sense of urgency -- Creating the guiding coalition -- Developing the guiding coalition -- Developing a vision and strategy -- Communicating the change vision -- Empowering employees for broad-based action -- Generating short-term wins -- Consolidating gains and producing more change -- Anchoring new approaches...
Topics: Organizational change, Leadership, Industrial organization, Strategic planning, Changement...
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by Buchanan, Bob B; Gruissem, Wilhelm; Jones, Russell L
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 1319-1341)
Topics: Botanical chemistry, Plant molecular biology
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by S. C. Gwynne
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Topics: Parker, Quanah, -- 1845?-1911, Comanche Indians -- Kings and rulers -- Biography, Comanche Indians...
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by D'Aguiar, Fred, 1960-
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Topics: African American men, Fathers and sons, Slaves
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [245]-295) and index
Topics: African American women, African American women, African American women, African American women
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by Mandelbrot, Benoit B
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Rev. ed. of: Fractals. c1977
Topics: Geometry, Mathematical models, Stochastic processes, Fractals
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 713-715) and index
Topics: Mechanics, Mechanics
Source: removedNEL
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by Andrew, Christopher M; Mitrokhin, Vasili, 1922-2004
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Includes bibliographical references and index
Topics: Soviet Union. Komitet gosudarstvennoæi bezopasnosti, Intelligence service, Secret service
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by Gavin De Becker
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Topics: Violence -- Psychological aspects, Victims of violent crimes -- Psychology, Women -- Crimes...
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by Kincaid, Jamaica
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Lucy has left the West Indies for a job in New York, but she discovers that her employers' perfect lives are not what they seem
Topics: West Indian Americans, Women household employees
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by Vivekananda, Swami, 1863-1902; Chetanananda, Swami
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Includes bibliographical references
Topics: Meditation, Hinduism
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by Lorde, Audre
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Includes bibliographical references
Topics: Poetry, Feminism, Lesbianism, Afro-American women
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [507]-527) and index
Topics: Influenza, Influenza
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by Rushdie, Salman
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Topic: Short stories
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by Goleman, Daniel
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [331]-372) and index
Topics: Executive ability, Management, Emotional intelligence, Personality development, Emotions and...
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by Murakami Haruki
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by Joann Ellison Rodgers
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Topics: Sex (Biology), Sex., Sex Behavior.
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Bibliography: p. [743]-746
Topic: Mathematics
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by Garcia, Cristina, 1958-
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by Urrea, Luis Alberto
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Includes index
Topics: Human smuggling, Illegal aliens
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by Roy, Arundhati
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The story of an Indian family during the 1969 Communist disturbances in Kerala province. It is told through the eyes of a boy and his sister who are the children of a rich rubber planter. Politics, family drama, illicit love. A debut in fiction
Topics: Social classes, Twins, Psychological fiction, Domestic fiction, Classes sociales, Roman indien (de...
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by Kincaid, Jamaica
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Episodes from the young life of Annie John, aged 10 to 17, as she grows up on the Caribbean Island of Antigua. This is a magical coming-of-age tale, ripe with the special ambience of its tropical setting and sustained by Annie's far from naive awareness of the world around her. Death, illness, and poverty intrude on the narrator's perceptive sensibility from time to time, but even these experiences instruct her and expand her understanding of life and its shifting reality. Although Annie leaves...
Topics: Mothers and daughters, Teenage girls, Coming of age
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by Carson, Anne, 1950-; Aeschylus. Agamemnon. English; Sophocles. Electra. English; Euripides. Orestes. English
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Includes bibliographical references
Topics: Agamemnon (Greek mythology), Electra (Greek mythology), Orestes (Greek mythology)
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by Ivar Jacobson
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Topics: Computer software -- Development, Object-oriented programming (Computer science)
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 445-456) and index
Topics: Consciousness, Subconsciousness, Human information processing, Bewusstsein
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by Gay Robins
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Topics: Art, Egyptian, Art, Ancient -- Egypt
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by Shyam Selvadurai
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Topics: Young men -- Fiction, Gay men -- Fiction, Sri Lanka -- Fiction
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by Emecheta, Buchi
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A young Ibo girl named Aku-nna flees an unwanted marriage to be with her true love, Chike, the son of a prosperous former slave. However, Aku-nna's uncle refuses the bride price from Chike's family, an action that frightens Aku-nna for it foreshadows her own death in childbirth
Topics: Reading Level-Grade 11, Reading Level-Grade 12
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by David Malouf
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Topics: Achilles (Greek mythology) -- Fiction, Priam (Greek mythology) -- Fiction, Loss (Psychology) --...
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by Mandl, F. (Franz), 1923-
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1, xiii, 379, 2p. : 23 cm
Topic: Statistical physics
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by Duras, Marguerite
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by Magdalena Droste
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Topics: Bauhaus -- History., Art, German -- 20th century., Art -- Study and teaching -- Germany.
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by Ellis, Albert, 1913-2007; Harper, Robert Allan
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Published in 1961 under title: A guide to rational living
Topics: Rational emotive behavior therapy, Psychotherapy
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by Dương, Thu Hương
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Mode of access: Internet
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by Ellenberger, Henri F. (Henri Frédéric), 1905-
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Includes bibliographical references
Topics: Psychoanalysis, Psychiatry, Psiquiatria, Psychanalyse, Psychiatrie, Psychiatrie, Psychiatry
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by Ebrey, Patricia Buckley, 1947-
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Originally published: 1996
Topics: China, China
Source: removedNEL
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by Itten, Johannes, 1888-1967; Bauhaus
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Translation of Gestaltungs- und Formenlehre; Vorkurs am Bauhaus und später, first published in 1963 under title: Mein Vorkurs am Bauhaus; Gestaltungs- und Formenlehre
Topics: Bauhaus, Art, Art
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by Tucker, Robert C; Marx, Karl, 1818-1883. Selections. English. 1978; Engels, Friedrich, 1820-1895. Selections. English. 1978
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Includes bibliographical references and index
Topics: Communism, Socialism, Socialismo, Socialisme, Communisme, Marxisme
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by Mearsheimer, John J
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Includes bibliographical references and index
Topics: World politics, World politics, Great powers, International relations, Grandes potencias,...
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by Malcolm X
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Topics: X, Malcolm, 1925-1965, Black Muslims -- Biography, African Americans -- Biography
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by Jacobi, Jolande Székács, 1890-
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Translation of: Der Weg zur Individuation
Topics: Jung, C. G. (Carl Gustav), 1875-1961, Individuation (Psychology), Psychoanalysis
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by Andrew, Christopher M; Gordievsky, Oleg; Mazal Holocaust Collection. TxSaTAM
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 729-744) and index
Topics: Soviet Union. Komitet gosudarstvennoĭ bezopasnosti, URSS. Komitet gosudarstvennoj bezopasnosti,...
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by Lillard, Paula Polk; Jessen, Lynn Lillard
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 245-246) and index
Topics: Montessori method of education, Education, Preschool, Child development, Montessorimethode,...
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by Stockett, Kathryn
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In Jackson, Mississippi, in 1962, there are lines that are not crossed. With the civil rights movement exploding all around them, three women start a movement of their own, forever changing a town and the way women--black and white, mothers and daughters--view one another
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Topics: Reading Level-Grade 6, Reading Level-Grade 7, Reading Level-Grade 8, Reading Level-Grade 9, Reading...
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by Beevor, Antony, 1946-
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 477-485) and index
Topic: Stalingrad, Battle of, Volgograd, Russia, 1942-1943
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by Cialdini, Robert B
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [293]-309) and index
Topics: Influence (Psychology), Persuasion (Psychology), Compliance, Influence (Psychologie), Persuasion...
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by Bacon, Edmund N
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Bibliography: p. 331-332
Topics: City planning, Space (Architecture), Harmony (Aesthetics)
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by Pat Barker
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Topics: Sassoon, Siegfried, -- 1886-1967 -- Fiction, World War, 1914-1918 -- Great Britain -- Fiction
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by Ted J. Kaptchuk
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Topics: Medicine, Chinese, Medicine, Chinese -- Philosophy
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by Oates, Joyce Carol, 1938- edt aui; Atwan, Robert. edt
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [569]-590)
Topics: American essays, Essays
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by Nell Irvin Painter
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Topics: African Americans -- History, African Americans -- History -- Pictorial works, African American...